IMTSTV is a dynamic opportunity to present your company with a video commercial to the IMTS audience on the internet, hotel TV dark channels and IMTSTV branded venues on-site throughout the halls of McCormick Place.

IMTSTV is a great way to put your existing video presentations to new use, or create new ones that can be multi-purposed before, during and after the show in a cost-effective way.


  • Commercials will run on preprogrammed loop, which runs continuously during show hours on on-site plasma TVs located at hall entrances and in common areas
  • Advertiser Branded Video End Cap plays during the credits of every segment of IMTSTV
  • IMTS Big Screens at the North, South, and West Halls; throughout the halls of McCormick Place


  • Content airs daily on IMTSTV on
  • IMTSTV Advertiser Branded Logo Block linking to commercial will appear on IMTSTV landing page on from date of order until March 2019
  • Commercials will appear on IMTSTV loop
  • Rotating ad banner link on the video archive section of IMTSTV on

In Print

  • IMTSTV Advertiser Branded Logo Block included in IMTSTV print ads featured in the Directory of Exhibits, ShowDaily and August Modern Machine Shop


Commercials and logo air continuously:

  • On preprogrammed hotel TV loop that broadcasts in key IMTS block hotels
  • On hotel shuttle buses enabled with broadcast technology

IMTSTV Sponsor Package - $12,000

Limited Availability
12 IMTS Exhibitor Sponsors — Right of first refusal for prior participants

Packages Include:

  • Two 30-Second Commercials (closed captions suggested)
  • IMTS Partner On-Site Signage
    • IMTSTV Big Screens in:
      • Grand Concourse
      • Central Concourse
      • Main Entrance off McCormick Square
    • IMTSTV Set
    • Prominent Banner with Logos
    • Social Media Central -three prominent locations

More Information/Get Started

Important Dates

Closing Date Materials Date
April 13, 2018 August 10, 2018

IMTS Discount Structure

Cost-effective media designed to maximize your IMTS sales

Receive discounts when you place qualifying ads in multiple Official Show Products.

A minimum investment of $2,500 gross in a product is required to qualify toward the discount.

Show Products Discount Received
6  Show Products 25%  Discount
5  Show Products 20%  Discount
4  Show Products 15%  Discount
3  Show Products 10%  Discount
2  Show Products 5%  Discount

For a quote on a custom IMTS package program, contact your Gardner Business Media Sales Representative or Advertising Manager Bill Caldwell by email at or by phone at 888-527-8826.